Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

In whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine unto them.

General references

Bible References

Blinded

2 Corinthians 3:14
But their minds were unimpressible; for until this day upon the reading of the old covenant the same veil remains unlifted; which in Christ is done away.
John 12:40
"He hath blinded their eyes, and He hardened their heart, lest they should see with their eyes, and understand with their heart, and turn, and I should heal them."

Lest

2 Corinthians 4:6
because it is the God Who said, "Light shall shine out of darkness," Who shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
2 Corinthians 3:8
how shall not rather the ministration of the Spirit be with glory?
John 8:12
Again, therefore, Jesus spake to them, saying, "I am the Light of the world: he that follows Me shall not walk in the darkness, but shall have the Light of life."
John 12:35
Jesus, therefore, said to them, "Yet a little while is the Light among you. Walk while ye have the Light, lest darkness overtake you; and he that walks in the darkness knows not where he is going.
Acts 26:18
to open their eyes, that they may turn from darkness to light, and from the dominion of Satan to God, that they may receive remission of sins, and an inheritance among those who have been sanctified by faith in Me.'
Colossians 1:27
to whom God willed to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory;
1 Timothy 1:11
according to the Gospel of the glory of the Blessed God, with which I was entrusted.
Titus 2:13
looking for the blissful hope and appearing of the glory of the great God and our Savior Jesus Christ;

The image

John 1:14
And the Word became flesh, and tabernacled among us, (and we beheld His glory??lory as of the Only Begotten from the Father), full of grace and truth.
John 12:45
and he that beholds Me, beholds Him Who sent Me.
John 14:9
Jesus saith to him, "So long a time am I with you, and you do not know Me, Philip! He who has seen Me has seen the Father; how say you, 'Show us the Father?'
John 15:24
Had I not done among them the works which no other did, they would not have had sin; but now have they both seen and hated both Me and My Father;
Philippians 2:6
Who, existing originally in the form of God, accounted it not a prize to he equal with God.
Colossians 1:15
Who is the image of the invisible God, Primal Source of all creation;
Hebrews 1:3
Who, being an effulgence of His glory and an exact expression of His substance, and upholding all things by the word of His power, having made a purification of sins, sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high;

Shine

2 Corinthians 4:6
because it is the God Who said, "Light shall shine out of darkness," Who shined in our hearts, to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.
2 Peter 1:19
And we have the more sure prophetic word, to which ye do well to take heed, as to a lamp shining in a dark place, until the day dawn, and the Morning Star arise in your hearts;
1 John 2:8
Again, a new commandment I write to you, which thing is true in Him and in you; because the darkness is passing away, and the true light is already shining.

General references

Matthew 13:13
On this account, I speak to them in parables; because, seeing, they see not; and, hearing, they hear not, nor understand.
Luke 24:45
Then He opened their mind, that they might understand the Scriptures;
John 8:27
They perceived not that He was speaking to them of the Father.